Admission Statistics for A100 Medicine for International students

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Dear University of St Andrews,

Please answer the following questions as per Freedom of Information ACt:

1)How many places are available for a)Home/EU & (b) international students in 2017,2018,2019?

2)How many places are offered to a) Home/EU & (b) International students in 2017,2018,2019?

3) What is the average UKCAT score for international students to gain an interview in 2017,2018,2019?

4) What is the average UKCAT score for international students to receive offers in 2017,2018,2019?

5) What is the no. of offers given out to international students in 2017,2018,2019?

6) How many international students accept offers in 2017,018,2019?

7) What are the nationalities , UKCAT score & IGCSE scores of international students who accepted the offers in 2017,2018,2019?

8) For proceeding to interviews, what is the (a)weightage of academic attainment i AS & IGCSEs/predicted scores(what is points awarded to A/A*/B) and ukcat score (How many points awarded for various range of UKCAT score?)& personal statement ? -

(b) what is weightage of each MMI station?

(c) For offers to be made to applicants, are interview scores , UKCAT scores & Academic results taken into account? What is the weightage?

Thank you.

Yours faithfully,

Lim Boon Lee

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Dear Lim Boon Lee,

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From: Lim Boon Lee <[FOI #563230 email]>
Sent: 20 March 2019 09:28
To: Freedom of Information
Subject: Freedom of Information request - Admission Statistics for A100
Medicine for International students
 
Dear University of St Andrews,

Please answer the following questions as per Freedom of Information ACt:

1)How many places are available for a)Home/EU & (b) international students
in 2017,2018,2019?

2)How many places are offered to a) Home/EU & (b) International students
in 2017,2018,2019?

3) What is the average UKCAT score for international students to gain an
interview in 2017,2018,2019?

4) What is the average UKCAT score for international students to receive
offers in 2017,2018,2019?

5) What is the no. of offers given out to international students in
2017,2018,2019?

6) How many international students accept offers in 2017,018,2019?

7) What are the nationalities , UKCAT score & IGCSE scores of
international students who accepted the offers in 2017,2018,2019?

8) For proceeding to interviews, what is the (a)weightage of academic
attainment i AS & IGCSEs/predicted scores(what is points awarded to
A/A*/B) and ukcat score (How many points awarded for various range of
UKCAT score?)& personal statement ? -

(b) what is weightage of each MMI station?

(c) For offers to be made to applicants, are interview scores , UKCAT
scores & Academic results taken into account? What is the weightage?

Thank you.

Yours faithfully,

Lim Boon Lee

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Dear Lim Boon Lee,

 

Please find attached the University’s response to your request below for
information under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

June

 

 

 

 

June Weir

Information Assurance and Governance Officer

Office of the Principal

 

University of St Andrews

Butts Wynd Building

Butts Wynd

St Andrews KY16 9AJ

Fife, Scotland

 

Tel: +44 (0)1334 462776

 

www.st-andrews.ac.uk

 

 

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Dear Freedom of Information,

Please clarify on this as the numbers are not aligned properly:

Table 6: For those who accepted an offer of study for A100 Medicine, who applied
through UCAS, UKCAT scores aggregated into groups for 2017/18 and 2018/19

UKCAT Score
2017/8 2018/9
<2000
6
2000-2250
8

2250-2500
5
2500-2750

9
>2750

4
Total

14
18

Yours sincerely,

Lim Boon Lee

Freedom of Information, University of St Andrews

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Dear Lim Boon Lee,

I have checked the University's response previously sent to you and the figures appear to be fully aligned in Table 6. I am re-attaching a copy of the response letter for ease of reference.

Kind Regards

June

June Weir
Information Assurance and Governance Officer
Office of the Principal

University of St Andrews
Butts Wynd Building
Butts Wynd
St Andrews KY16 9AJ
Fife, Scotland

Tel: +44 (0)1334 462776

www.st-andrews.ac.uk

The University of St Andrews is a charity registered in Scotland: No SC013532

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